Period
to 19 June 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in the East Midlands with a requirement for Skype skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited Skype over the 6 months to 19 June 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Microsoft Skype
England > East Midlands
6 months to
19 Jun 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 195 194 219
Rank change year-on-year -1 +25 +49
Permanent jobs citing Skype 38 37 36
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the East Midlands 0.74% 0.67% 0.57%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 5.17% 4.84% 3.57%
Number of salaries quoted 35 30 36
East Midlands median annual salary £42,500 £44,317 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -4.10% -1.52% -12.62%
10th Percentile £24,875 £34,000 £32,500
90th Percentile £56,000 £57,500 £57,500
England median annual salary £46,000 £45,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year +2.22% - +12.50%

Skype is in the Communications and Computer Networking category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all permanent job vacancies advertised in the East Midlands with a requirement for communications or computer networking skills.

All Communications and Computer Networking Skills
East Midlands
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for communications or computer networking skills 735 764 1,007
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the East Midlands 14.26% 13.76% 15.83%
Number of salaries quoted 637 597 811
East Midlands median annual salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year - +6.67% -6.25%
10th Percentile £22,000 £22,750 £23,000
90th Percentile £58,750 £57,500 £52,500
England median annual salary £47,500 £45,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year +5.56% - -

Skype
Job Vacancy Trend in the East Midlands

Job postings citing Skype as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in the East Midlands.

Job vacancy trend for Skype in the East Midlands

Skype
Salary Trend in the East Midlands

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Skype in the East Midlands.

Salary trend for Skype in the East Midlands

Skype
Salary Histogram in the East Midlands

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Skype in the East Midlands over the 6 months to 19 June 2018.

Salary histogram for Skype in the East Midlands

Skype
Job Locations in the East Midlands

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Skype within the East Midlands region over the 6 months to 19 June 2018. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 6 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Past 6 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Nottinghamshire +20 23 £42,500 -8.60% 3
Derbyshire -11 8 £45,000 +4.96%
Northamptonshire -23 5 £46,000 +4.55%
Leicestershire +3 2 £27,000 -39.07% 1
Skype
England

For the 6 months to 19 June 2018, IT jobs citing Skype also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the absolute number co-occurrences and as a proportion of all permanent job ads across the East Midlands region with a requirement for Skype.

1 29 (76.32%) Microsoft
2 27 (71.05%) Skype for Business
3 21 (55.26%) Active Directory
4 20 (52.63%) Windows
4 20 (52.63%) Office 365
5 19 (50.00%) ITIL
6 15 (39.47%) SCCM
6 15 (39.47%) Microsoft Azure
7 14 (36.84%) Windows 10
8 12 (31.58%) Windows Server 2012
8 12 (31.58%) VMware
8 12 (31.58%) DNS
9 11 (28.95%) Windows Server
10 10 (26.32%) SLA
10 10 (26.32%) Cisco
10 10 (26.32%) WAN
10 10 (26.32%) LAN
10 10 (26.32%) Service Management
11 9 (23.68%) SQL Server
11 9 (23.68%) Microsoft Certification
11 9 (23.68%) Hyper-V
12 8 (21.05%) MCSA
13 7 (18.42%) Microsoft Office
13 7 (18.42%) SQL
13 7 (18.42%) Change Management
13 7 (18.42%) VMware Infrastructure
13 7 (18.42%) PowerShell
13 7 (18.42%) Incident Management
14 6 (15.79%) VLAN
14 6 (15.79%) Firewall

Skype
Co-occurring IT Skills in the East Midlands by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 27 (71.05%) Skype for Business
2 1 (2.63%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 7 (18.42%) Microsoft Office
2 4 (10.53%) Microsoft Excel
2 4 (10.53%) Microsoft PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 2 (5.26%) Visualfiles
Cloud Services
1 20 (52.63%) Office 365
2 15 (39.47%) Microsoft Azure
3 4 (10.53%) Amazon AWS
4 3 (7.89%) IaaS
4 3 (7.89%) PaaS
5 2 (5.26%) Cloud Computing
6 1 (2.63%) Azure Active Directory
6 1 (2.63%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 12 (31.58%) DNS
2 10 (26.32%) LAN
2 10 (26.32%) WAN
3 6 (15.79%) Firewall
3 6 (15.79%) VLAN
3 6 (15.79%) VoIP
4 5 (13.16%) DHCP
4 5 (13.16%) Remote Desktop
4 5 (13.16%) SAN
4 5 (13.16%) Wireless
5 3 (7.89%) Cisco ASA
5 3 (7.89%) IPsec
5 3 (7.89%) MPLS
6 2 (5.26%) Internet
6 2 (5.26%) IP Telephony
6 2 (5.26%) Network Security
6 2 (5.26%) TCP/IP
6 2 (5.26%) Unified Communications
6 2 (5.26%) Wi-Fi
6 2 (5.26%) WLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (23.68%) SQL Server
2 3 (7.89%) Azure SQL Database
2 3 (7.89%) SQL Server 2016
Development Applications
1 3 (7.89%) Git (software)
1 3 (7.89%) Visual Studio Team System
General
1 4 (10.53%) Finance
2 3 (7.89%) Banking
2 3 (7.89%) Telecoms
3 2 (5.26%) Legal
4 1 (2.63%) Retail
Job Titles
1 5 (13.16%) Analyst
2 4 (10.53%) 2nd Line Support
2 4 (10.53%) Support Team Leader
2 4 (10.53%) Team Leader
3 3 (7.89%) .NET Developer
3 3 (7.89%) 3rd Line Engineer
3 3 (7.89%) Cloud Infrastructure Manager
3 3 (7.89%) Developer
3 3 (7.89%) Infrastructure Manager
3 3 (7.89%) IT Analyst
3 3 (7.89%) IT Support
3 3 (7.89%) IT Support Analyst
3 3 (7.89%) Network Engineer
3 3 (7.89%) Office 365 Engineer
3 3 (7.89%) Platform Manager
3 3 (7.89%) SCCM Engineer
3 3 (7.89%) Server Engineer
3 3 (7.89%) Service Manager
3 3 (7.89%) Support Analyst
3 3 (7.89%) Windows Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (7.89%) .NET
1 3 (7.89%) HTML
1 3 (7.89%) HTML5
1 3 (7.89%) jQuery
1 3 (7.89%) JSON
Miscellaneous
1 3 (7.89%) Data Centre
1 3 (7.89%) Fintech
1 3 (7.89%) Hybrid Cloud
1 3 (7.89%) Replication
2 2 (5.26%) Microsoft Licensing
Operating Systems
1 20 (52.63%) Windows
2 14 (36.84%) Windows 10
3 12 (31.58%) Windows Server 2012
4 11 (28.95%) Windows Server
5 6 (15.79%) Windows 7
6 3 (7.89%) Linux
6 3 (7.89%) Oracle Linux
6 3 (7.89%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 19 (50.00%) ITIL
2 10 (26.32%) Service Management
3 7 (18.42%) Change Management
3 7 (18.42%) Incident Management
4 6 (15.79%) Service Delivery
5 5 (13.16%) ITIL V3
5 5 (13.16%) Problem Management
5 5 (13.16%) Project Management
5 5 (13.16%) Root Cause Analysis
5 5 (13.16%) Service Delivery Management
5 5 (13.16%) Software Licensing
6 4 (10.53%) Agile Software Development
6 4 (10.53%) Escalation Management
6 4 (10.53%) Information Security
6 4 (10.53%) Knowledge Management
6 4 (10.53%) Performance Management
6 4 (10.53%) Presales
6 4 (10.53%) Service Design
7 3 (7.89%) ITSM
7 3 (7.89%) Network Design
Programming Languages
1 7 (18.42%) PowerShell
1 7 (18.42%) SQL
2 3 (7.89%) C#
2 3 (7.89%) F#
2 3 (7.89%) JavaScript
2 3 (7.89%) TypeScript
Qualifications
1 9 (23.68%) Microsoft Certification
2 8 (21.05%) MCSA
3 5 (13.16%) MCSE
4 4 (10.53%) MCP
5 3 (7.89%) CCDA
5 3 (7.89%) CCNA
5 3 (7.89%) CCNP
5 3 (7.89%) Cisco Certification
6 2 (5.26%) ITIL Certification
7 1 (2.63%) PRINCE2 Certification
7 1 (2.63%) VCP5
7 1 (2.63%) VCP6
7 1 (2.63%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 10 (26.32%) SLA
2 3 (7.89%) Cyber Essentials
2 3 (7.89%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 21 (55.26%) Active Directory
2 9 (23.68%) Hyper-V
3 7 (18.42%) VMware Infrastructure
4 5 (13.16%) VMware ESXi
5 2 (5.26%) BitLocker
5 2 (5.26%) Firmware
5 2 (5.26%) XenServer
6 1 (2.63%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 15 (39.47%) SCCM
2 5 (13.16%) WSUS
3 4 (10.53%) SCSM
4 3 (7.89%) Tivoli
4 3 (7.89%) Tivoli Storage Manager
5 2 (5.26%) HP NNM
5 2 (5.26%) Norton AntiVirus
5 2 (5.26%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
5 2 (5.26%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
Vendors
1 29 (76.32%) Microsoft
2 12 (31.58%) VMware
3 10 (26.32%) Cisco
4 3 (7.89%) Meraki
4 3 (7.89%) Oracle
4 3 (7.89%) Red Hat
5 2 (5.26%) Citrix
5 2 (5.26%) HP
5 2 (5.26%) iManage
5 2 (5.26%) Juniper
5 2 (5.26%) McAfee
5 2 (5.26%) Nimble Storage
5 2 (5.26%) SolarWinds
5 2 (5.26%) Sonus
5 2 (5.26%) Sophos
5 2 (5.26%) Symantec
6 1 (2.63%) Apple
6 1 (2.63%) Capita